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Kole and Pakwach districts have missed out on remittances from the Uganda Road Fund for the second quarter of Financial Year 2018/19 after they failed to account for money previously received. Announcing the release of sh152 billion meant for maintenance of roads across the country, Engineer Michael Adongo the...
The Commission of land inquiry into land matters has followed up on circumstances were kyankwanzi land board connived with Andrew Tendo to displace three villages in Kyankwanzi .The commission today learnt the former chairman district land-board Ferdinand Yiiga was implicit in the wrongful leasing of the 1000 acre piece...
The general court martial earlier today denied the Boda boda 2010 patron Abadallah Kitatta bail for the second time. In his ruling, court chairman, Lt. Gen. Andrew Gutti said Kitatta is a prominent figure in society and is thus likely to interfere with investigations.
The Chief of Defense Forces Gen. David Muhoozi says the army is on course in taking control of the security details of the country. The army chief was speaking to NBS tv following the recent arrests within the city and the perception that the army had taken over the...
Police has clarified regarding the operatives of the Flying squad whose services were terminated were those who were involved in brutal arrests. Police spokesperson Emilian Kayima says police is attempting to eliminate arrests that bring the force’s name into disrepute. The response follows a letter that circulated on social...
Hearing of a bail application by Former LRA Commander Thomas Kwoyelo has flopped after key sureties were unavailable and one of the lawyers fell sick. Meanwhile lawyers in the case against former police Commander Siraje Bakaleke are pushing for
The International Monitory Fund is concerned over what they termed as “too many tax exemptions” offered to different investors, saying they have negatively affected revenue mobilization efforts in the country. Clara Mira, the IMF resident representative in Uganda says there are better efforts that can attract investors in the...
In the Startimes Uganda Premier league today, 16 time winners Sports Club Villa will have to wait a bit longer for their maiden win after KCCA FC condemned them to their fourth loss of the season at the Mandela national stadium.
Government has secured a grant of over shs93 billion from the Japanese government for the construction of an irrigation system in the districts of Bulambuli and Kween along the Atari basin. The irrigation system is intended at increasing rice production from the current 200,000metric tones to 205,000 metric tons...
The public procurement and disposal of assets appeals tribunal has faulted government agencies and the authority for the poor service delivery. The tribunal says there are a number of contractors they have blacklisted but govt department don’t take heed and continue offering them contracted – and in the end...
Express fc has unvieldonlike bookmaking company Betway as their new shirt sponsors in a 400 million per year deal for the next three years. The partnership was unveiled by the club’s chairman KiwankukaKiryowa this morning at the Hotel Africana In Kampala.
Uganda will join five other countries in contesting for the 2018 ICC World Cricket League Division Three bragging rights from November 9th – 19th in Muscat, Oman. The team leaving on Sunday was flagged off today at the National Council of Sports in Lugogo.
The new look MTN Marathon is back. The 15th edition of the annual event will take place in three districts outside Kampala starting with Mbale on Sunday.
Kampala University has qualified for the final of the University League after defeating St Lawrence 6-5 on spot kicks. Kampala University now sets up a final against Kyambogo University on 11th November 2018.
Uganda is home to 46% of 2339 bird species in the world and contributes to $2 million a year to the economy. Achilles Byaruhanga Executive director of Nature Uganda believes more effort should be put in the Avi Tourism sector as it has the potential to contribute much more...
The Principal Assistant to the Chief Administrative Officer of Kyankwazi District Deogracious Kasumba has accused his colleagues at the district of colluding with businessman Andrew Tendo to evict over 3000 people in Kyankwanzi District. Kasumba accuses the district land board officials of selling off the land titles of three...
The judiciary has launched a special court session to expedite the hearing of sexual and gender based violence cases. The principle judge Yorokamu Bamwine is optimistic that the special session will help reduce the burden of case back log that the judiciary is struggling with. The new court session...
Land acquisition and compensation continue to slow down preparations for the implementation of the regional Standard gauge railway project that will stretch between partner states of Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and south Sudan. Cabinet minister for works Monica Azuba Ntege says government has so far secured money for compensation for...
The inspector General of police Martin Okoth Ochola spent the better part of the day in Lugazi assessing the security situation and how to improve service delivery in Ssezibwa region. The Police Chief in company of several high ranking officers was welcomed by Buikwe district leaders and Police leadership.
Former Makerere university research fellow Dr. Stella Nyanzi has been arrested again over the same crime of insulting the first family. This time she is said to have insulted the president and extended the insult to his late Mother. She is being held at the Special Investigation Unit in...